Bally Midway Tron Upright - Restoration
Name: Tron (Upright No. 628)
Manufacturer: Bally Midway
Year: Circa 1982
Dimensions: 70"H x 25"W x 36"D
As I work on bringing back the beauty to this classic arcade game,
I'm trying to document my work.
Tron Manual &
By the way, if you own a Tron game, don't pay the scamsters
money for a manual. They are available freely on the
So as a public service to you, the classic game
enthusiast, I have a copy here in PDF.
Tron Arcade Manual
Tron Game Design
Tron On Mame:
Dying to play this classic game again in the
convenience of your home?
If you have
mame plus and a copy of the original ROM (otherwise, you aren't
permitted under law to do so), you can download the mame files here.
Tron (48 kb)
Discs of Tron (1962 kb)
The coolest thing I have found in the process of trying to
restore my baby is the wealth of resources from people all over the
globe that have walked in my shoes before me. Here are some of
the sites I used to help me understand the process.
- Restoration Sites
The Tron Project -
A Good Game Gone Bad
The Coin-Op Museum - Tron Page
Tony's Tron Restoration
Peter Hirschberg's Tron Restoration
- Electronics & Hardware
The Real Bob Roberts
Eldorado Games -
Arcade Circuit Board Repair
molding for the Tron cabinet
- Reproduction Graphics
Phoenix Arcade -
got the side art and shroud art here
Arcade Shop - spinner
art and control panel
Here you will find artwork for the cabinet done by some talented
folks on the net, archived here for your convenience. Most are
in .ai - Adobe Illustrator file format.